The CSeries is 85% through certification tests and about to enter “the final flight testing phase,” according to Bombardier. The Canadian manufacturer said it remains on track to certify the CS100 by the end of 2015. Bombardier has said the larger CS300 will be certified about six months after the CS100 completes certification. The CS100 is slated to enter service with Swiss International Air Lines in 2016. “The first production CS100 aircraft will soon commence function ...

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